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HALL Rutherford

56 Auberge Rd., Rutherford, CA 94573
707-967-2626
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Ranked #11 of 19 activities in Rutherford
Type: Wineries
Owner description: HALL Rutherford offers guests a truly world-class winery experience to include a tasting of HALL’s most regaled wines along with an intimate tour... more » Owner description: HALL Rutherford offers guests a truly world-class winery experience to include a tasting of HALL’s most regaled wines along with an intimate tour through the property and caves. The winery’s 14,000 square feet of caves were designed and built by hand by Friedrich Gruber of Gutenstein Austria. The caves are finished with handmade Austrian brick recovered from sites in and around Vienna and showcases select works from the Halls’ art collection. Deep inside the caves resides a dazzling reception area for private tastings and entertaining. The room’s spectacular chandelier, designed by Donald Lipski and Jonquil LeMaster, is dressed in hundreds of Swarovski crystals. « less
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126 reviews 126 reviews
16 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Hall Rutherford is certainly an experience to have. The grounds and views are beautiful. The tasting room simply spectacular. It would be a dream to celebrate a special occasion in their dining room with the grand sparkling chandelier. The wines are good - the Katheryn Hall is the best and worth the price, in my mind. HOWEVER, the hospitality is... More

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HALL_Wines, Guest Relations Manager at HALL Rutherford, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your feedback on your recent visit to HALL Rutherford. Our guest’s opinions are very important to us and we use the information provided to constantly improve. It is our goal to deliver unparalleled hospitality in a knowledgeable yet friendly manner. We have three principle wine educators; each with different personalities and passion about the wines and... More

Austin, Texas
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71 reviews 71 reviews
16 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

Hall was a real disappointment. If the rest of the trip felt just WOW this was very blah. They love their new building but I'm not sure that they care about their tasting room. One woman took care of six different tables. We waited 20 minutes between pours. Awful. It felt like the Walmart of wine tastings.

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HALL_Wines, General Manager at HALL Rutherford, responded to this review

Thank you for your candid feedback. We are so sorry we didn't meet your expectations. There are some growing pains at our new facility in St. Helena, and this kind of constructive criticism is invaluable. We'd love to invite you for a complimentary tour and tasting at our Rutherford property , to hopefully change your mind about HALL and redeem... More

Dallas, Texas
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

My wife and I have visited Hall Rutherford over 10 times and keep coming back, of course upon our first visit years ago we joined the wine club and actually ended up having our Wedding dinner in the cave. The cave is by far the best in the valley, we have met both Craig and Kathryn Hall and they seem... More

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Napa, California
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58 reviews 58 reviews
33 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013 via mobile

Fantastic view of the valley, interesting collection art, quiet atmosphere; what's not to like? The insincere hospitality and over priced wines. Their best wine was ........ Can't think of one. Believe me they don't need your money and they proved it with me and my friends.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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50 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

From the magnificent drive up to the winery, to the scenic view looking out from the glass once inside, you know you are in a very special place. This is a small winery that distributes only 4 varieties of wine and sells the rest only to it's wine club and those who come to taste. Quite exclusive, but it can... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

was really interesting and informative. Wines served were good - especially the Kathryn Hall Cab which we tasted from the barrel. Worth it, but we bought some wine to avoid the $ 40 per person fee (but also because we liked it!)

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Redmond, Washington
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

Hall Rutherford is a beautiful place and I would recommend going here if you are in a mood for a nice tour and some good wine. The tour takes you through the property and concludes with a seated tasting in their barrel room/cave. Groups are small and intimate so make sure to call well in advance for an appointment. Also,... More

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coral springs florida
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109 reviews 109 reviews
11 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

This place is worth a visit, lovely property, Mark did our tour and was wonderful, and the wines are great !

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Barrington, Illinois
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56 reviews 56 reviews
29 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

This is a Napa "Don't Miss". Craig and Kathryn Hall have certainly attained their masterpiece and you should enjoy this amazing vineyard while they are willing to share. The wines are spectacular and, in our opinion, for the quality fairly priced. The 2008 Kathryn Hall was the Wine Spectator #2 Wine of the World! The Hall Cabernet may not be... More

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Lexington, Massachusetts
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58 reviews 58 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

Visit to Napa for a couple of days before a meeting in SF. Out of 6 vineyards, Hall in Rutherford had the best ambience and excellent Cabernet Sauvignons. Kendra W. was an amazing host with great wine knowledge and a terrific personality. The 2007 Kathryn Hall cab was a favorite. Don't miss this winery!

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